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Photo by COLOMBIA Birding
Magdalena Valley, Colombia, February 2012
Nonnula frontalis


14–15 cm

  • Chestnut crown


Central and South America:
Central America: occurs only in Panama
South America: found only in Colombia



There are 3 subspecies[1]:

  • N. f. stulta:
  • N. f. pallescens:
  • N. f. frontalis:
  • Interior northern Colombia


Tropical humid lowland forest.



Their diet consists of caterpillars, earwigs, spiders and small beetles.


  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, B.L. Sullivan, C. L. Wood, and D. Roberson. 2013. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.8., with updates to August 2013. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Avibase
  3. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved June 2014)

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